Tag: Travel & Tourism

Travel

Explore the world in the comfort of your armchair through travel blogs

In the olden days, the only way to see the world was to see the world. ANd for those who couldn’t see the world through their own eyes, they saw the world through others’ eyes: through tales of travels, through exotic objects brought back as mementos and then later on as photographs and slide shows. …

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M is for Majlis – A premiere art Gallery in Dubai

For an ardent Mumbai lover like me, you may well ask why I seem to be so obsessed with Dubai these days. Well, quite simply because it’s been just a fortnight ago that I visited this city. And I simply fell in love with it. With its unreal  reality where towering skyscrapers not only scraped …

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I is for Images from an Emirati Sky

I just can’t believe it was just last Friday that I was getting ready to leave for the airport at this time. I was on a trip to the United Arab Emirates – a brief vacation if one could call a weekend a holiday! I was a bit apprehensive about the trip because just the …

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H is for Holidays,Happiness and Health

So it’s now 9 days into April and I’ve still not fallen off the wagon….. Happy wind surfers dot an Emirati sky I’ve just returned from a holiday to Dubai. A short two day one and I wonder if two days constitute a holiday or if that can only be called a break? Holidays, to …

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When dreams come crashing down

My first experience with the French was as a 17 year old, when I joined the Alliance Francaise de Bombay along with a few of my other friends in the Inter Arts Class. In those days, we privileged students who finished school from the Senior Cambridge or ISC Board were allowed to skip the first …

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Why today is not a good day to visit the aquarium

English: Marine Drive Mumbai (Photo credit: Wikipedia) On Saturday  afternoon, I set off for Marine Drive to pick up Hubby Dear who had gone for his walk. Actually he is supposed to walk half an hour every day but when things get too busy as they were last week, he prefers to do all his …